|Tanker situation. - Kabik, Irving.|
Paper outlining Kabick's views on the impact of the sinking of numerous tankers at Pearl Harbor. This paper was prepared as part of Kabik's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Tankers; World War; 1939-1945 -- Transportation
|Railroads carrying the load / Ralph Weaver Bromley - Bromley, Ralph Weaver|
Paper documenting the operation and contributions of American railroads during World War II, as well as various design improvements made to increase efficiency. This paper was prepared as part of Bromley's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Keywords: Railroads -- United States; World War; 1939-1945 -- Transportation
|Loaded for War - Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company|
Description: War efforts of the AT&SF during World War II. Features both steam and diesel operations including the transport of military equipment and personnel, freight service, and women railroad workers.Source: 1 reel of 1: 16mm Kodachrome color printCollection: Railroad Film CollectionFiling Location: WSF 800/5Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.)...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company; World War, 1939-1945--Transportation
|Tanker - Marinship (Firm)|
Description: Film made for Marinship Corporation between 1944 and 1945 documenting the Sausalito shipyard's wartime operations. Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mmCall Number: Film box 13Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Shipbuilding--United States--20th century--History; World War, 1939-1945--Transportation; Tankers--United States--History; Sausalito (Calif.)
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|America's Trucks: Keep Em Rolling - United States. Office of Defense Transportation.|
"This booklet, prepared by the Vehicle Maintenance Section, Division of Motor Transport, Office of Defense Transportation, should serve as a guide to every truck owner, operator, and mechanic in the proper maintenance of America's trucks. Every American should realize that serious failures in our transportation system may not cost the lives ordinarily lost in highway accidents, but may cost the lives of whole companies of men at the front because they were not supplied with the implements of war...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; World War II: Homefront; World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation
|A Ship Is Born - U.S. Maritime Commission|
Short Warner Brothers documentary film about the United States Maritime Service (Merchant Marines). Produced for the U.S. Maritime Commission and U.S. Coast Guard. Begins with a shipyard and shipbuilding and then shows Merchant Marine training at the United States Maritime Service Training Station in Port Hueneme, California. Kind of goofy. Oddly, it was nominated for an Academy Award in 1943 for "Best Documentary." As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you inten...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; Merchant marine -- United States -- History -- 20th century; Merchant mariners -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation; Merchant Marines; WWII; United States Maritime Service; World War II; Warner Brothers; 1943 Academy Award Nominee For Best Documentary
|CMH Pub 10-21 The Transportation Corps: Operations Overseas - Bykofsky, Joseph|
CMH Pub 10-21 The Transportation Corps: Operations Overseas by Joseph Bykofsky, Harold Larson. First published, 1957."An account of the successes and failures in the massive deployment of men and materiel from the zone of interior to the theaters." Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation; United States. -- Army -- Transportation; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States; United States. -- Army -- Transportation Corps; The U.S. Army In World War II; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII